LEWIS TOWSON VOIGT (AMERICAN, ACT. 1838-1859). PAIR OF PORTRAITS OF WILLIAM AND HANNAH BOND ALLEN OF ABINGTON, MARYLAND, 1843.

Est. $1,200-$1,800

Sold: $1,200 ($1,000)

William Allen (1779-1860) of County Wexford, Ireland, immigrated to the Baltimore area in the late eighteenth century. Each oil on canvas, 30 x 25 inches. Each signed “Voigt” and dated March 1843, l.r. In original giltwood frames.

Exhibited: The Baltimore Museum of Art, “Two Hundred and Fifty Years of Painting in Maryland,” 1945.